VOLANT 18635 COLD AIR INTAKE KIT 2016-2018 TOYOTA TACOMA 3.5L

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  1. Snodevil11

    Snodevil11 Member

    VOLANT 18635
    CLOSED BOX COLD AIR INTAKE KIT 2016-2018 TOYOTA TACOMA

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    Last edited: Jul 1, 2018
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  3. Bojangles

    Bojangles Well-Known Member

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    Snodevil11

    Snodevil11 Member

    I cant answer that for sure, Im a jeep guy and dont know much about toyotas. But I dont know why this intake would make your truck run lean. I doubt it as it looks to have locations to transfer over you factory sensors properly. I personally have a volant intake on my jeep and it does an excellent job. I am very happy with it.

    As far as a waiting list, im not sure... I just know when I recieved it last week, there was a couple week or so wait to recieve your order from a vendor like summit racing when I looked it up.
     
  5. Bojangles

    Bojangles Well-Known Member

    Because the prior generation did just that.
    The sensors are calibrated for a certain tube diameter, and when the diameter of the tube is changed or the sensor is moved, it can cause incorrect reading due to faster or slower airflow despite the quantity not being more or less... just faster or slower based on diameter.

    Same with 2nd gen "trd" (aem/k&n made) intake.
     
  6. Bojangles

    Bojangles Well-Known Member

    Think cfm vs psi
     
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    Snodevil11

    Snodevil11 Member

    Gotcha...

    Well, I guess if you are worried about it, I would put a call in over to a Volant tech to see what they say about the issue.
     
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  8. Bojangles

    Bojangles Well-Known Member

    Lmao, they wont address it.
    So i guess we will leave it as, nobody knows if this intake causes lean conditions which could blow up the engine.
     
  9. OR17TRD

    OR17TRD Well-Known Member

    :eek:
     
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    Snodevil11

    Snodevil11 Member

    Not sure, but it does say " These intake units are factory-tuned". So maybe they designed it to retain the factory length, dia and placement of sensors to address that issue. Which is why I said to call a tech there to verify...
    Who knows, maybe they are aware of the issue and resolved it in their design.

    Or possibly the third gens dont have the issue the 2nd gens do to begin with???

    Also, what about a tuner? Doesn't the aftermarket offer some kind of tuner for the yotas that would allow a change to the factory tune to match the intakes offered in the aftermarket?
     
    Last edited: Jun 3, 2018
  11. Bojangles

    Bojangles Well-Known Member

    Contact ovtune.
    I dont turd gen
     
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    Snodevil11

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